Bug 116247 - gpm oopses
gpm oopses
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 116118
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: gpm (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Eido Inoue
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Reported: 2004-02-19 09:57 EST by Tom Wood
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2006-02-21 14:01:26 EST
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oops of gpm on fc2 test1 (253 bytes, text/plain)
2004-02-19 09:59 EST, Tom Wood
no flags Details
strace of "service gpm restart" (11.56 KB, text/plain)
2004-02-19 10:20 EST, Tom Wood
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Description Tom Wood 2004-02-19 09:57:28 EST
Description of problem: gpm oopses


Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
gpm-1.19.3-27



How reproducible: every time


Steps to Reproduce:
1. Run gpm
2. Watch it oops
3.
  
Actual results:


Expected results:


Additional info:
Comment 1 Tom Wood 2004-02-19 09:59:53 EST
Created attachment 97834 [details]
oops of gpm on fc2 test1
Comment 2 Tom Wood 2004-02-19 10:05:11 EST
I am stupid.  gpm version is 1.20.1-41.
Comment 3 Tom Wood 2004-02-19 10:20:36 EST
Created attachment 97835 [details]
strace of "service gpm restart"
Comment 4 Eido Inoue 2004-02-19 10:30:32 EST
do you have a /dev/psaux? You may need to have gpom point to
/dev/input/mouse...
Comment 5 Tom Wood 2004-02-19 14:22:47 EST
crw-------  1 root root 10, 1 Jan 21 11:12 /dev/psaux
crw-------  1 root root 10, 149 Jan 21 11:12 /dev/input/mouse

"system-config-mouse --device /dev/input/mouse --emulthree
msintellips/2" doesn't help.

Changing /etc/sysconfig/gpm to have DEVICE="/dev/input/mouse" doesn't
help.

/etc/sysconfig/mouse has this little gem - 
DEVICE=/dev//dev/input/mouse

Seems that /etc/X11/XF86Config also had the doubled "/dev//dev" problem.

Manually fixing /etc/sysconfig/gpm, /etc/sysconfig/mouse, and
/etc/X11/XF86Config to point to /dev/input/mouse causes X to fail to
start - xf86OpenSerial fails to open /dev/input/mouse.
Comment 6 Bill Nottingham 2004-02-19 22:55:47 EST
It's input/mice, actually.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 116118 ***
Comment 7 Red Hat Bugzilla 2006-02-21 14:01:26 EST
Changed to 'CLOSED' state since 'RESOLVED' has been deprecated.

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